More and more people in education agree on the importance of learning stuff other than academics. But no one agrees on what to call that "stuff". There are least seven major overlapping terms in play.
A popular video game provides a new medium for educators and students to unleash their creativity. Like many 11-year-olds in Texas, Ethan had to build a model of the Alamo as a school project. Often, make
Creative geniuses in the education department of the American Museum of Natural History have been experimenting with the video game Minecraft to promote learning museum content. Their first experiment
There is a new spot on the tourist trail in south Stockholm, for a particular kind of visitor. The office of the Mojang company in Södermalm houses only 31 employees, along with a lot of leather sofas,
Minecraft's creators revealed this week that the blocky freeform building game has 33 million users. It can easily become an obsession. "You've exceeded your usage allowance," read the email from my ISP.